used for emphasis at the beginning of a sentence when expressing an opinion or want.
u2019Ere, why don't we get some cigarettes?
Origin: Old English ǣr. (adverb, conjunction, & preposition), from airiz comparative of air, from ayer- (compare Avestan 0B000B2B0B000B2D, Gk. ἠέριος, see also era). The adverb erstwhile retains the Old English superlative ærest.
before; sooner than
to plow. [Obs.] See Ear, v. t
Origin: [AS. r, prep., adv., & conj.; akin to OS., OFries., & OHG. r, G. eher, D. eer, Icel. r, Goth. air. 204. Cf. Early, Erst, Or, adv.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
ār, adv. before, sooner.—prep. before.—conj. sooner than.—advs. Erelong′, before long: soon; Erenow′, before this time; Erewhile′, formerly: some time before. [A.S. ǽr; cf. Dut. eer.]
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The numerical value of ere in Chaldean Numerology is: 3
The numerical value of ere in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
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